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  1. Provide the Reference tab like it is on macOS

    The Reference tab really needs to be a part of the iOS app for Word. This is especially true for Office 365 subscribers.

    25 votes
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    • A Night Time/Dark Theme Option For Night Time Writing/Editing

      It would be awesome to have the option to switch to a night/dark theme in word app where the background is black and text is white, for those who write at night. It would be easier on the eyes. Even on the lowest brightness setting on my iPad isn’t enough. I would love to have the option to write at night without word being bright to look at during night time.

      7 votes
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      • JUST LET ME CHANGE MY DEFAULT PREFERENCES

        I shouldn’t be forced to suffer through the garbage person font that is Calibri- No one should have to do that.

        This has been been a default option for so long, and it makes so much sense. The reason you use a dedicated piece of word processing software is for powerful, adaptable word processing features.

        Like CHOOSING A DEFAULT FONT.

        11 votes
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        • smartart for word for ios app

          Need smartart feature on word app

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          • 9 votes
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            • 1 vote
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              • Allow user installed fonts in iPad & iPhone

                I can't seem to use fonts that I installed from iFonts or AnyFonts in Word. This feature would really be helpful for many companies.

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                • 7 votes
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                  • Nynorsk language spelling dictionary must be included in Word app for iOS

                    Nynorsk language spelling dictionary must be included in the Word app for iOS
                    The Norwegian Nynorsk language spelling dictionary is not available in the iOS app version of Word. This is very unfortunate, as iPads are more and more in use for writing and exams in Norwegian schools, and all students at high school level must write the language.

                    258 votes
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                    • Please allow me to make spelling and pronunciation when appropriate. I just mention (somewhere), likely to NO ONE,.

                      Oops - anyway re Herb Caen of the San Francisco Chronicle how do I communicate to the “proper authorities”?that his name is NOT Herb Seen, as your voice playback insists, but is rather: Herb Kane.l!!

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                      • I’ve tried to sign in to no avail

                        Too complicated. Make it understandable.

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                        • Developer tools for iPad Pro app

                          Can you please implement the developer tool options into the word app for iPad? Due to the lack of being able to fill out forms and use drop down boxes the iOS version is not feasible for my business to use and we have had to use a different program on our iPads than the word program we use on our iMacs at the office.

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                          • Open multiple

                            I work for a law firm and need to open multiple documents so I can cut and paste some items from one document into another without having to open and close so much.

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                            • 1 vote
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                              • 1 vote
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                                • Fix app switching bug..

                                  Upon working on a Word or PowerPoint document on my IPad Pro, if I have to switch apps, Word & PowerPoint closes out your existing document and opens a recent document from the past. I have lost progress by not saving before I have to switch apps. Very Annoying!!!

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                                  • Add “hot keys” — short cut keys that customers can use when editing a Word document.

                                    For example, Eclipse Software, by turning on hockey’s, uses they key, L, to navigate through words instead of letter by letter in a word. If I remember correctly, with the letter N, a word or sentence can be highlighted. Then a person can capitalize words, add punctuation, or delete the word (letter D). The trouble is that Eclipse doesn’t convert well to Word document formatting so it would be cool if Word did the hotkeys instead.

                                    2 votes
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                                    • Copy and paste words from other apps

                                      I cant paste the words that copied from other apps.please add on the function.thx

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                                      • 2 votes
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                                        • References function in word

                                          There should be a reference tab in word for iOS like there is in word for OS. It makes it more difficult to write an assignment and enter references because an outside citation tool has to be used and the reference has to be transferred into the document. It is very time consuming and inefficient.

                                          33 votes
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